Understood.org hosts a community of parents going above and beyond. The website includes worksheets to help for parent-teacher conferences, information about different types of evaluations, information about law, and help for choosing a tutor. The website also includes live webinars with experts in education.
The website for the International Dyslexia Association provides Frequently Asked Questions about dyslexia, links to IDA publications, and lists of IDA conferences and events.
“A network of parent-led grassroots movements across the country that aims to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their children and inform policy-makers on best practices to identify, remediate and support students with dyslexia.” On this website specialized by state, users can view dyslexia legislation, find resources for people with dyslexia, and see how they can help.
The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity provides numerous resources for children with dyslexia and their parents. Some notable features are articles about recognizing dyslexia and how to approach the school, evaluation of summer programs for dyslexia, as well as many success stories of people with dyslexia. The website also includes information about Drs. Sally and Bennett Shaywitz’s research on dyslexia and their efforts towards advocacy in Washington, D.C.
Learning Ally provides audiobooks, resources, and webinars for those with dyslexia or those who wish to learn about it.